Photo Identification Guide

Simcoe, Ontario (1 Dec 2020)
Photos: Mark Peck and Christian Artuso

Canada Goose

Mallard (female)

Mallard (male)

American Black Duck

Long-tailed Duck (male)

Bufflehead (male)

Common Goldeneye (female)

Hooded Merganser (female)

Hooded Merganser (male)

Common Merganser (male/female)

Red-breasted Merganser (female)

Red-breasted Merganser

Wild Turkey (female)

Horned Grebe

Rock Pigeon

Mourning Dove

Bonaparte's Gull (winter)

Ring-billed Gull

Herring Gull

Glaucous Gull

Great Black-backed Gull

Common Loon (winter)

Double-crested Cormorant

Bald Eagle

Red-tailed Hawk

Rough-legged Hawk

Snowy Owl

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Downy Woodpecker (female)

Downy Woodpecker (male)

Hairy Woodpecker (female)

Hairy Woodpecker (male)

Pileated Woodpecker

Blue Jay

Common Raven

Black-capped Chickadee

Red-breasted Nuthatch

White-breasted Nuthatch

Brown Creeper

European Starling (winter)

American Robin

House Sparrow (female)

House Sparrow (male)

Evening Grosbeak (female)

Evening Grosbeak (male)

Pine Grosbeak (female)

Pine Grosbeak (male)

House Finch (female)

House Finch (male)

American Goldfinch (winter)

Snow Bunting (winter)

American Tree Sparrow

Dark-eyed Junco

Northern Cardinal (female)

Northern Cardinal (male)

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